FIVE CUPS & SAUCERS - SELB-BAVARIA - DONATELLO PATTERN C. 1916

Rosenthal China. FIVE CUPS & SAUCERS - SELB-BAVARIA - DONATELLO PATTERN C. 1916. 5 cups and saucers, with Gold-decorated handles and rims, blue-green striping and stylzed art-deco floral motif in gold. Each cup 2 inches tall, saucers c. 4 1/2 inches diameter. Marked on the bottoms with the Crown/Rosenthal/Selb-Bavaria/Donatello mark, and with some of the pieces marked by the collector with her name and the date of acquisition, 1916. In excellent condition with almost no wear to the gold paint, and without any chips, cracks or crazing. The Donatello pattern featured graceful shapes, widely extended handles and elegant decoration.